Definition Of redress


dress (someone or something) again.

he re-dressed the wound

remedy or compensation for a wrong or grievance.

those seeking redress for an infringement of public law rights

remedy or set right (an undesirable or unfair situation).

the power to redress the grievances of our citizens

Example Of redress

  • Agenda for Change also does nothing to redress staff shortages and the huge pressures on frontline staff.

  • And now we're trying to redress that situation.

  • And only in rare instances is it possible to seek redress from a higher court quickly.

  • Court based compensation is rooted in ancient common law - the right to seek redress against those who have done us wrong.

  • He had to redress the situation as soon as possible.

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